The Lighthouse Group is one of the world s largest airship operators. The company provides integrated, full service airship advertising and promotion programs for a variety of companies, including MetLife, Saturn, Sanyo North America, Goodyear, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield and HP Hood. Its airships are also used for a number of key missions for military and civil organizations, including border security, police patrol and disaster relief. The Lightship Group was formed in 1995 as a partnership between Virgin Lightships and Lightship America. The company maintains headquarters in Orlando, Fla., and has additional offices in the United Kingdom, Singapore and Brazil.